Meaning of principality
Pronunciation: (prin"su-pal'i-tē), [key]
— pl. -ties.
- a state ruled by a prince, usually a relatively small state or a state that falls within a larger state such as an empire.
- the position or authority of a prince or chief ruler; sovereignty; supreme power.
- the rule of a prince of a small or subordinate state.
- an order of angels. Cf.angel(def. 1).
- supramundane powers often in conflict with God. Ephes. 6:12.
- principality (Thesaurus)